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Sustainability: PRG plans platform for custom products

PRG XL Video is a regular exhibitor at Prolight + Sound and one of the leading providers for the equipping and execution of large-scale events. This year, the full service provider for event planning is not only making a splash with new event technology, but also with innovative online ideas for the event industry. One…
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Call for Papers – Become a Speaker at the Eventplaza Conference

Current trends in the industry, innovative ideas and new strategies are important parts of the Eventplaza Conference, which takes place on two days during the Prolight + Sound. The platform for advanced training is directed toward event and incentive managers, as well as organizers of conferences and conventions, and project managers from the fields of…
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New Technology for the Zurich Opera House

Since the start of the 2017/18 season, the Zurich Opera House has excellent sound equipment, using LAWO technology. A new mixing console and sound control room aim to make it easier to prepare and mix in the hall. The mc2 series are compatible with a wide range of uses and ensure an unforgettable listening experience.…
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EU Project: European Master Craftsman Training in Event Engineering

Many major events often involve several countries or take place in across boundaries. These cross-border events require the internationally flexible and legally compliant deployment of specialists, especially with regard to security-relevant areas. This poses a major challenge to the industry, as specialized personnel are trained to different standards depending on the country. The project ECVAET…
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Prolight + Sound Website in a New Modern Design

Modern, clean and clearly structured – since November 23, the website of Prolight + Sound dressed up new. Although there was attention payed to the optics remaining modern, usability is the focus of the adaptation. The website is structured in such a way that users can find the desired information with a few quick clicks.…
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Newest ADJ Moving Head given PLSN Gold Star Product Award

The ADJ Group stands for excellent products and solutions for big stages and successful clubs. The moving head Vizi CMY300, the newest flagship of the Californian company has now been distinguished as the best new club light with the PLSN Gold Star Product Award. Additional functions with extended LED lifespan National sales manager Alfred Gonzales,…
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mondo*dr Awards – Interview with Rachael Rogerson-Thorley, editor

Sinus, Opus, Mipa and Pipa - during the period of the Prolight + Sound there are a lot of awards, too. 2017 a new awards ceremony was added to the list: the mondo*dr award. Initiated and presented by the journal mondo*dr the award was established to acknowledge exceptional accomplishments in the entertainment industry. We have…
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Faber Audiovisuals Sets Sail

Faber Audiovisuals have already provided audiovisual support for several outdoor events in close quarters. Now their technology is being put to use on boats and circling the globe. This year, Faber Audiovisuals is an official partner of the Volvo Ocean Race and is ensuring the right atmosphere during the course of the eight-month event. Tour…
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Smart Motion: Adam Hall Presents First 19” LED Rack Light With Motion Sensor

Whether on a theatre stage, at concerts, or taping, every production demands amplifiers, mixer and processers in the background. Constant illumination of the equipment and electronics can lead to unwanted light sources. Adam Hall has developed the world’s first 19” multicolor LED rack light with smart motion technology to address this issue. Patented smart motion…
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LUCAS NANO – Palette of Products is Growing

The demands on sound systems have continued to increase exponentially in recent years. The simple fact of high-quality yet inexpensive loudspeakers being accessible means that event attendees expect a well-rounded and complete sound experience outside of their own four walls as well. This standard has also been the declared goal at HK Audio with its…
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Buy Prolight + Sound 2018 Tickets Online

Impressive light shows, innovative solutions for stage technology and a wide-ranging program for professional talks – this and more can be found every year at the leading trade fair for event technology. Don’t miss this industry event, get your ticket now. You can save up to 25% when you buy online. Online Tickets – fast…
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A Quarter-Century of Source Four from ETC

In November 2017 at ETC, all the lights are on Source Four – after all, the spotlight series turns 25. The product has been continually developed over the years, but all the versions have one thing in common: the energy saving characteristics of the patented HPL lights and the faceted dichrotic reflector. These two components…
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Waterproof: Lake Stage Bregenz relies on SGM Lighting

It is one of the world‘s most unusual stages: the floating lake stage in the Austrian city of Bregenz. The event location lies directly on the shore of Lake Constance, and the stage itself floats on the water. The Bregenz Festival has been rising to the challenge of the extraordinary location since 1946 and realizes…
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Five Wireless Levels with Beyerdynamic

Event organizers are often faced with the challenge that they have to rely on various audio systems – according to location and equipment. Those often exceed the financial framework and take up a lot of storage space. Beyerdynamic has taken on this problem and offers a solution for flexible equipment in form of the wireless…
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